Range Worries, Solved: This Supercapacitor System Charges Electric Vehicles in a Flash

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What if you could charge your electric car every time you stop at a traffic light? What if buses and semi trucks could run on clean, renewable energy instead of diesel or natural gas?

Fast charging has been a holy grail for the electric vehicle industry for a long time, but it's easier said than done. Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) is building a network offast-charging stations that will supply its vehicles with enough power to drive 170 miles in about 30 minutes. And other fast-charging technologies are starting to emerge. But one new concept in particular could be a game changer.

The new supercharger

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